Grave Site Care Headstone Cleaning, Lichen Removal, Gravestone Repair, Monument Leveling, Planting of Flowers and Historic Marker Preservation
Service provided for:
Headstones, footstones, tombs, lawn markers, columbaria, mausoleums, statues, memorials, plaques and more
Materials cleaned and repaired:
Brownstone, Slate, Marble, Granite, Bronze, and more
In Cemeteries, Family Plots, Historic Burying Grounds, and at Other Places of Honor and Memorials
We will provide a photographed and documented repair. Any cleaning or repairs will be done in the correct manner to stop the damage or erosion from continuing and to not cause further harm.
We NEVER power wash or use harsh chemicals on any stones. We will caringly restore your loved ones grave site.
What We Do
We have a long-established reputation for our memorial work and there are many examples of it in the Croydon area.
We will help you find the memorial you require, apply for the permit and then prepare it for installation. This involves what is called a “mark out” where the letters of the inscription are chalked on to the monument so you can see how it will look.
We always ask you to provide the inscription written out and signed.
Quotes, without obligation, are always produced and we will, where required, offer various costed solutions.
Included in our work carried out over the years is the renovation of the John Ruskin Memorial at St John’s in Shirley, many war memorials.
Cleaning and Maintenance
The modern family unit often has members who live in all parts of the country, even abroad, so maintaining a grave is not always straightforward.
We offer annual maintenance – this is a clean and check of the grave and – depending on the memorial – usually costs around £50.
And while granite and marble may seem hardwearing over time it can succumb to the vagaries of the weather.
Headstone beneath trees are more prone to staining than those in the open and over the course of time the earth of the grave moves – this can lead to a need to level the grave.
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1 Norfolk House
Surrey, CR0 1LH
t. 020 8688 1447
t. 020 8688 2003
f. 020 8688 5330
Open Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm
Open Saturday 9am to 12pm
175 Selsdon Park Road
Surrey, CR2 8JJ
t. 020 8657 3616
Open Monday to Saturday 9am to 5pm